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EUREKA- More than 700 local students saw Eureka High School’s Agriculture
Department up-close where they learned about different careers and
what the agriculture students do on a daily basis.

On Monday, the approximately 300 EHS Agriculture Students, who are
also Future Farmers of America members, showed off their work to local
elementary school and middle...

EUREKA- The City of Eureka is working to update its current municipal bicycle
code ordinance to enhance commuter safety and assist law enforcement.

The Eureka Police Department has worked with the Humboldt Bay Bicycle
Commuters Association over the last few months to draft the new
ordinance. The update would set standards for impounding bikes, list
the areas...

EUREKA- The Eureka Police Department kicked off it’s Click It or Ticket Campaign Monday, ahead of the busy summer travel season.

Now through May 31st EPD will be stepping up patrols, citing motorists and passengers who are not wearing seatbelts.

Last year, 119 people in the City of Eureka were given safety belt violations. In 2013, 500 people in California alone were...

EUREKA- Dozens of community members are expected to lace up their shoes Tuesday for the Mental Health Matters Walk in Eureka.

The Department of Health and Human Services is inviting the public to take part. It will begin at the Hope Center on Wood Street and make it’s way to the courthouse for a rally.

Six speakers including Captain Brian Stephens with the Eureka Police...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- Humboldt Bay Fire is reminding residents to check their smoke alarms on a regular basis to ensure they’re working properly.

The fire department says you should change the batteries every six months, or as an easy reminder, do it when the time changes.

Older smoke alarms will soon be phased out in stores and replaced with a new smoke alarm that’s required in...

EUREKA- A Eureka man was arrested Sunday in possession of a loaded firearm and a stolen dog.

Around 3:20 p.m. officers received reports of a robbery near Bayshore Mall. No robbery occurred but officers learned that Brian Mello, 37, of Eureka was in possession of a dog stolen from a camp behind Bayshore Mall and had been seen with a handgun last week.

Officers located Mello with...

SAMOA- The Humboldt Bay Harbor District says the person who stole a forklift from the harbor's Redwood Dock Warehouse had known a lot about the security before committing the crime.

The district noticed the equipment was missing last week. The suspect broke through three locks leading into the back of the warehouse below the cookhouse.

The district says the suspect must have...

EUREKA- The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors are working to secure $50,000 acre feet of water ahead of anticipated stress on fisheries this summer.

At Tuesday's meeting the board will vote to send a letter to the Bureau of Reclamation calling for the water in advance to later be released into the Trinity River.

Water was released late last summer after tribal members...